Sir Charles Lindsay


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service30.9.1793CSORN
Last Known Service1794CSORN
Date of Death10.3.1799BWAS-1714
Cause of DeathDrownedCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1. Appointed Knight Batchelor 
30.9.1793 LieutenantCSORN
1794 Aquilon (32), Second Lieutenantref:924
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
6.17966.3.1797Bonne Citoyenne (20), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
14.2.1797 2nd Battle of Cape St Vincent 
20.2.17971.3.1797Pursuit of the Santissima Trinidad 
6.3.1797 CaptainCSORN
2.179810.3.1799Daphne (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714


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Posted by Mr.E.P.Daly on Sunday 13th of September 2020 10:00

Probably not known by many but this was the nephew of SirJohnLindsayKB,father of DidoElizabethBelle.SirJohn's brother was SirDavidLindsayBT.and a Lt.General of the 59thFoot.Both brothers held high office for the king and their
uncle was LordMansfield.

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